11 Piano Lessons in 9 Minutes from Iconic Jazz Pianist Earl “Fatha” Hines
A brief history of jazz piano techniques.
By Maria Popova
Earl “Fatha” Hines (December 28, 1903–April 22, 1983) is considered by many the most influential jazz pianist of all time. In this fantastic vintage television segment, Fatha explains his influences through delightful and fascinating biographical anecdotes and, in the process, offers what’s essentially eleven piano technique lessons in just nine minutes. Marvel and enjoy:
Published August 23, 2011